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In reality, solar eclipses are not all that rare – for a particular area they are. The next one for North America will be in 2024, but they happen around the world frequently. If you want to know, here ya go! I had made plans to take pictures of the eclipse using the time lapse feature of my camera, but lo and behold, I had to revert to old school. You see, even the little bit of light getting around…

The other day I had a chuckle when I saw this sign. Why? Because Pedro and I are silly when we get together, quoting movie lines, saying silly things and this was one of our favorites. Of course, we knew the function of the sign, using the word “slow” as an imperative. Without punctuation, we decided to use it as an adjective. Therefore: Slow children at play. 🙂 We imagined watching them as they moved in slow motion … “Thrrrrrrrrrooooooowwwwwww…

So, there I was, out on a walk, minding my own business. I was headed for my normal 1/2 way point, the fountain. I noticed that someone had added a little bit of soap to the mix. I stepped closer to have a look. The bubbles seemed quite innocuous, tranquil. They were swaying back and forth with the modest breeze that was created by the fountain. Beautiful. I stepped closer to have a look and suddenly, they attached! Imagine my…

Well, maybe except for this one! 🙂

There’s nothing quite like a little hide and and seek on a warm, spring afternoon, right?. So, why not do it?! I was walking down a small greenway near my home when I saw movement on a tree trunk. It was a skink darting back between the gap in bark of the tree. I stopped, focused my camera and waited, hoping to catch him the next time that he came out … and I waited … and I waited, but he…

Elephants, like anyone else, have those hard to reach places when taking a shower or bath. I figured that I’d be a friendly sort and give her a hand, wash those difficult to get to places. She, I suppose, decided to return the favor and I was not on one of those hard-to-get-to places. 🙂 I don’t know if elephants can indeed smile, but I could swear that she was smiling and getting a certain amount of joy out of…

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